Instructor, How To Start Your Own Business 

Temporary, Part-Time  

Subject Area: Business, Small Business and Entreprenurship Program

Duration:  January to August (with possibility of extension)

Reporting to: Program Coordinator, Yasmin Virji

Description of Position: 

The candidate for this position will be responsible for the online development and delivery of the How to Start your Own Business course. The course development timeline is January to April 2020 and delivery of course May 2020. 

Key responsibilties

  • Adapt current course curriculum to facilitate course learning outcomes for online delivery OR develop course curriculum to fit an online audience 
  • Develop course content that is supportive, applied, and learning-centered for the online audience 

  • Develop course outline, lesson plans, assignments, evaluation/assessment criteria, and learning activities for an online audience
  • Create PowerPoints, and other cohesive/clear learning resources geared for the online audience 
  • Make recommendations on course materials/resources 
  • Utilize, learn, and explore innovative online delivery platforms
  • Build course into online learning platform 
  • Facilate learning using through online learning platform 
  • Monitors student performance and provides construction feedback to stduents throughout the duration of the learning process
  • Evaluates students performance 
  • Facilitates the achievement of course learning outcomes and the educational goals of the students


  • Experience with online teaching course delivery including setup and maintanence of online course
  • MBA or an equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered
  • Five years of recent Canadian business management experience
  • Demonstrated instructional ability in the subject matter i.e starting a new business; financial and legal responsibility requirements; initial analysis of business viability; sales and marketing; business planning and product development 

 Length of Appointment: Term by term  

Application Information:   

Please send resume and cover letter to Yasmin Virji at

Closing Date: November 25th, 2019

Competition No: CS20-19

 We thank you for your interest and advise that only those shortlisted will be contacted. Langara is committed to enhancing our diverse workforce.

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